Adnan Syed freed after judge vacates murder conviction

Officials escort Serial podcast topic Adnan Syed from the courthouse on Feb. third, 2016, following the completion of the primary day of hearings for a retrial in Baltimore.  | Photo by Karl Merton Ferron / Baltimore Sun / Tribune News Service through Getty Images Adnan Syed was set free on Monday after greater than 20 … Read more

Taliban freed from Guantanamo, claims exchanged for American 

A senior Taliban detainee held for years at Guantanamo Bay mentioned Monday he was launched and handed over earlier within the day to the Taliban in Kabul, in trade for an American prisoner held in Afghanistan. Bashir Noorzai, a infamous drug lord and member of the Taliban, informed reporters in Kabul that he spent 17 … Read more

TV actor Nupur Alankar quits business, takes sanyas: ‘My husband has freed me, I am headed to Himalayas’

Active on tv business for nearly three a long time, actor Nupur Alankar has renounced showbiz and has taken sanyas from the worldly life. She is seen wearing saffron robes and is visiting pilgrimage websites, now headed to the Himalayas. The actor took sanyas in February this yr. She mentioned she was at all times … Read more

South Korea’s disgraced ex-president freed after nearly 5 years in prison

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye was launched from prison on Friday nearly 5 years after being convicted of corruption, fuelling debate over whether or not she would play any position forward of the March presidential election. Park, 69, was the nation’s first democratically elected chief to be thrown out of workplace, when the (*5*) … Read more

Donations pour in for Missouri man freed after 43 years

More than $1.4 million had been raised as of Saturday for a man who spent 43 years behind bars earlier than a choose overturned his conviction in a triple killing. The Midwest Innocence Project arrange the GoFundMe fundraiser as they fought for Kevin Strickland’s launch, noting that he wouldn’t obtain compensation from Missouri and would … Read more